Endurance Exercise Mammals Motivated by Runners High, Study Finds

Runners high, a range of neurobiological rewards following moderate and intense aerobic activity often reported by active individuals may encourage habitual aerobic exercise, according to a new study published in the April 2012 issue of the Journal of Experimental Biology.

Wining Teams Have Less Risk of Injury, Study Finds

Sports medicine researchers from Linkping University, Linkping, Sweden, recently presented findings at a conference about physiotherapy in Linkping on March 22 that support the claim that winning teams suffer from fewer injuries.

Correlation Found Between Slow Walking Speed and Knee OA, According to Study

Researchers from Duke University Medical Center (DUMC), Durham, NC; University of North Carolina (UNC), Chapel Hill, NC; National University of Singapore; and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, recently performed a study to determine whether slower walking speed was associated with increased risk of incident hip and knee osteoarthritis (OA)-related outcomes.

Physiotherapy Associates Opens San Diego Location

The clinic reportedly offers a range of services, including sports specific rehab; therapeutic exercise; injury prevention; shoulder, elbow, wrist, and hand physical therapy; post-operative rehabilitation; spine/back and neck rehabilitation; work conditioning; and restoration of quality of life.